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Why are relationships so difficult?

Why are relationships so difficult?

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Autism From The Inside

Video Summary

  • Relationships can be challenging for autistic individuals, leading some to question if they are worth the effort.
  • The analogy of dancing is used to explain why relationships can be more difficult than being alone, as they require synchronization and compromise.
  • It is important to find a middle ground and take space when needed to maintain a healthy relationship.
  • Relationships can bring up past issues and trauma, but they also have the potential to be healing and transformative.
  • It is crucial to persevere and seek healthy relationships while also honoring the need for personal space and self-care.


Dr. Kenneth Roberson

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